Funeral services will be held for Angela Dawn Christensen, 34, of Roswell, NM at 2 p.m. Saturday, August 31, 2013, at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home with Pastor Tim Aguilar of Church on the Move officiating. Angela Dawn passed away to be with the Lord on Sunday, August 25, 2013. Visitation will be Saturday, August 31, 2013, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Funeral Home.
Angela was born January 15, 1979, to Charles Wheeler and Linda Peninger Wheeler in Shreveport, Louisiana. She and Micheal Christensen were married on September 3, 2007. Angela enjoyed fishing, socializing, coin collecting, dancing, camping and shooting. She also loved taking pictures, spending time with family and enjoyed document creating for work and at home. Her favorite car was the Corvette and she noticed every one she saw.
In addition to her husband, Micheal, Angela is survived by her daughter, Nicole Dockens, of Roswell; her son, Jeffery Christensen, of Roswell; her ex-husband, Ken Ruther, of Colorado; her mother, Linda Wheeler, of Roswell; her sister, Pam Hurdle and children, of Carlsbad; her brother, Fred Robinson and wife, Michelle, of Rock Springs, Wyoming; her sister, Victoria Mckinney, of Hobbs; Aunt Gloria and husband, Steve, of Roswell; Aunt Judy Ballard, of Oxford, MS; uncle Gary Peninger, of Longview, Tx; uncle Donnie Peninger, of Bossier City, La; cousins as sisters and brothers, Teresa Chavez, Heather Bogunovich, Jennifer Peninger, Rebecca Greenlee, Melissa Greenlee, Brandy Greenlee, Cindy Peninger, Jerry Peninger, Shawna Peninger, Micheal Ganaway, Wayne Ganaway, and Ricki Ganaway; numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. She is also survived by her dogs: Jumper and Jack; and her cats: Andrew and Poly Anna.
Angela was preceded in death by her father, Chuck Wheeler; sister, Tamatha Hurdle; and mother-in-law, Gwen Christensen. She was also preceded in death by her dogs: Jackson, Duke and Shut-ta; and her cats Duchess, Babbs, Cleo, Blue Eyes and Samantha.
Pallbearers will be Justin Wallace, Ken Ruther, Charles Christensen, Jeffery Christensen, Jerry Peninger, and Fred Robinson.
Please take a moment to share your memories with the family in the online register book at andersonbethany.com. Services are under the direction of Anderson Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.